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Finding Lucas' heart: Minnesota mother tracks down family that received son’s heart
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This is how a man facing deportation started a family in central Minnesota
7 refugees honored for their contributions to Minnesota
Northern Minnesota town's police grooming proposal gets hairy
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Section 2a boys soccer: Champs! Trojans are going to state
Thursday prep volleyball roundup: Canby tops Worthington; T-M-B sweeps Marshall
UND-Minnesota series flips allegiances for parents
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Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
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1992: Worthington hosts mayoral conference
Disheveled Theologian: Count it all joy!
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Looking Back: 1992 -- Three retiring from Worthington post office
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December 15, 2016
Carriage driver injured in ride dies: Zwart credited with preventing serious passenger injuries
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 15, 2016 - 10:05pm
December 8, 2016
Iona man killed in Wednesday night crash in rural Edgerton
EDGERTON — A 38-year-old Iona man is dead following a one-vehicle rollover shortly before 11 p.m. Wednesday in Pipestone County. Joshua Joe Staples was driving a 2002 Pontiac Bonneville southbound on 180th Avenue, in the area near 228 180th Ave., in Osborne Township, when he left...
December 8, 2016 - 12:38pm
October 7, 2016
Two killed in Lino Lakes helicopter crash
LINO LAKES -- A helicopter that likely broke apart as it fell to the ground in a fiery blaze in Lino Lakes Thursday left two people dead, officials say. A 47-year-old Blaine woman and a 48-year-old Minneapolis man were killed in the wreck, which took place about 5:30 p.m. in a field...
October 7, 2016 - 11:55pm
October 6, 2016
Multiple people believed dead in suburban helicopter crash
LINO LAKES, Minn. -- Multiple people are believed dead after a helicopter crash in Lino Lakes on Thursday afternoon, officials say. The crash happened about 5:30 p.m. in a field at the southeast corner of Sunset Avenue and Main Street, said Cmdr. Paul Sommer, a spokesman for the Anoka...
October 6, 2016 - 9:09pm
August 18, 2016
'Drive sober' is message from family hurt in crash
ST. PAUL -- Erica Bodell still cannot talk without crying about an accident that injured her three children, but said it is important to urge people not to drink and drive. "We could all have easily died that day," Bodell said Thursday as she joined the Minnesota Public Safety Department...
August 18, 2016 - 8:56pm
July 15, 2016
Adrian man killed in Thursday night rollover
ADRIAN -- One person is dead following a one-vehicle rollover late Thursday night near Adrian. The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office reports it was notified at 11:04 p.m. Thursday of a motor vehicle crash with injuries at the intersection of 230th Street and Cory Avenue. When deputies...
July 15, 2016 - 9:42pm
July 7, 2016
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Accidents WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a motor vehicle crash at 10:24 a.m. Wednesday in the 1000 block of Sixth Avenue. WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a motor vehicle crash at 12:39 p.m. Wednesday at 12th Street and...
July 7, 2016 - 9:24am
June 22, 2016
DNA on boat trailer links Hastings man to hit-and-run death of Lake Park girl, charges say
AITKIN -- DNA matching a 10-year-old Lake Park girl killed in a hit-and-run earlier this month was found on a boat trailer driven by a Hastings man now charged in connection with her death, court records say. Steven L. Meier, 44, was charged Wednesday, June 22, with two counts of...
June 22, 2016 - 9:36pm
June 10, 2016
Victims identified in plane crash
WISHEK, N.D. — The three victims of a fatal plane crash have been identified by the McIntosh County Sheriff’s Department. Authorities identified the pilot as Colbie Fandrich, 20, of Wishek, one passenger was his aunt, Christine Fandrich, 38, of Bismarck, and her son Aaron Nordstrom,...
June 10, 2016 - 11:41pm
May 26, 2016
Langseth honored for heroism
Paul Langseth (left) is presented Thursday with the Meritorious Citizenship Award by Minnesota State Patrol Capt. Bruce Verdoes in recognition...
May 26, 2016 - 7:55pm
May 25, 2016
Truck driver who caused train derailment charged in incident
CALLAWAY — The propane truck driver who authorities say caused the train crash and derailment in Callaway two months ago is being charged in the incident. According to the complaint filed in Becker County District Court, Biya Abdella Buta, 31, of Mandan, N.D., is being summoned...
May 25, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 10, 2016
Three people credited with saving life of woman in fiery crash
SANDSTONE — A 21-year-old Gustavus Adolphus College student came to the rescue of a Canadian woman just in the nick of time in a fiery crash...
May 10, 2016 - 7:31pm
May 8, 2016
Man killed in Renville County ATV crash
FRANKLIN — Erik Lee Green, 34, of Franklin, died when the All-Terrain-Vehicle he was driving struck a vehicle parked on the shoulder of a road in Franklin in Renville County at 7:33 p.m. Thursday. The Renville County Sheriff’s Department reported that Green was driving the ATV...
May 8, 2016 - 9:07pm
April 17, 2016
One dead, five hurt in car crash
DARWIN — One person was killed and five others were seriously injured, including two young children, in a two vehicle crash at Highway 12 and Meeker County Road 14 shortly after 11:30 p.m. Friday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol incident report, a 2014 Dodge Charger driven...
April 17, 2016 - 8:46pm
April 6, 2016
Geese cross road while three cars crash
WOODBURY — Two people were injured when geese crossing a road caused a bottleneck near a shopping center. At about 6:30 p. m. March 19, Donna Rose Roberts, 59, of Apple Valley, drove her Nissan Murano into a Honda CRV driven by 56-year-old Lori Anne Owens, of Woodbury. Owens and...
April 6, 2016 - 9:01pm